S. 3797 (111th): Education for All Act of 2010

Introduced:
Sep 16, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Kirsten Gillibrand
Senator from New York
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 16, 2010
Length
32 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 5117 (Related)
Education for All Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 2010

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 16, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 16, 2010
Referred to Committee Sep 16, 2010
 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide assistance for developing countries to promote quality basic education and to establish the achievement of quality universal basic education in all developing countries as an objective of United States foreign assistance policy, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
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Senate Foreign Relations

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9/16/2010--Introduced.
Education for All Act of 2010 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to state that it is U.S. policy to work with foreign countries and international and civil society organizations to achieve universal basic education by: (1) assisting developing countries and nongovernmental and multilateral organizations to provide all children with a quality basic education; and (2) promoting education as the foundation for communities' development.
Directs the President to develop a comprehensive U.S. strategy to promote quality universal basic education by 2015.
Authorizes the President to provide funds and other assistance to qualifying foreign countries to create the policies, processes, and infrastructure to develop national basic quality education plans.
Amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to establish within the Department of State a Coordinator of United States Government Activities to Provide Basic Education Assistance who shall have primary responsibility for the oversight and coordination of all U.S. government resources and international activities to promote quality universal basic education.

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